Microsoft Desktop player is new offering from Microsoft to streamline access to MSDN and TechNet resources. Microsoft desktop player is built using Silverlight and it can be accessed via browser or installed locally on your computer. Microsoft Desktop Player will do a better job at simplifying discoverability of TechNet and MSDN resources for scenarios, with a focus on video content.
Microsoft Desktop Player, now in beta, to find contextual content for IT professionals and developers based on your adoption lifecycle. The Desktop Player filters content by topic based on your role and where you are in your adoption lifecycle. It also surfaces local resources based on your zip code.
Find videos, webcasts, podcasts, whitepapers and relevant links based on your specific criteria. And get a feed of the latest news for IT pros.
You can also download the player directly to your desktop.